my.SMU Student Essentials

Welcome to the student documentation page for my.SMU. The documents below will help guide you through the most important tasks you will need to complete during your time at SMU. If you have any questions or concerns beyond this documentation, let our IT Help Desk know at 214-768-HELP or

Faculty, Staff & Student Employees: Documentation for administrative tasks in my.SMU is available at the my.SMU Knowledgebase. SMU ID and password required to log in.

Each section of your Student Homepage is separated into different tiles. The list below contains each tile and its corresponding documentation.

my.SMU Tile


Academic Progress

Academic Records

Academic Records
Directory Restrictions

Transcript Order
Financial Account

Financial Aid

Tuition Reimbursement
Student Health Insurance

The Student Health Insurance icon in my.SMU.
Manage Classes

Order Transcript/Verification


To order an official transcript or a verification letter, click on this icon in your Student Homepage to be directed to the National Student Clearinghouse (NSC) to begin the order process.


Personal Details
Student Email Subscriptions


Clicking this tile in your Student Homepage directs you to the student subscription management page so you may control what e-mail you receive from SMU offices and organizations.

You will still receive important e-mails regarding safety, health or vital information from the University.